If Only (2004)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Fantasy  |  15 July 2004 (Lebanon)
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It takes a tragedy to teach the young businessman Ian to put love ahead of work and open up to his musician girlfriend Samantha.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Taxi Driver
Roy Sampson ...
Hotel Employee
Neville Phillips ...
Concert MC
Ben Ridgeway ...
Teenage Boy
Teo-Wa Vuong ...
Terence Harvey ...
Al Wilde ...
Danny Babington ...
Stewart Wright ...
Graham Turner ...


After his impetuous musician girlfriend, Samantha, dies in an accident shortly after they had a fight (and nearly broke up), a grief-stricken British businessman, Ian Wyndham, living in London gets a chance to relive the day all over again, in the hope of changing the events that led up to her getting killed. Written by austin4577@aol.com

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His love for her forced fate to change. See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some sexual material | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

15 July 2004 (Lebanon)  »

Also Known As:

Antes Que Termine o Dia  »

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1.85 : 1
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Jennifer Love Hewitt wrote the two songs she performs in the movie. See more »


Samantha Andrews: Read one word and I'll kill you!
Ian Wyndham: [looks at her, scared to death] AHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!
Samantha Andrews: I was just kidding! I was just kidding!
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Remade as Ru-Ba-Ru (2008) See more »


Love Will Show You Everything
Music by Paul Englishby
Lyrics by Jennifer Love Hewitt and Gil Junger
Performed by Jennifer Love Hewitt
Arranged and Produced by Paul Englishby
Additional vocals arranged by Xavier Bar
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Love's Best Film.
21 September 2004 | by (Phily,USA) – See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see a preview screening of the movie & let me first say i hope one day the movie gets a USA-release...

A small recap of the movie.

(Jennifer Love Hewitt) plays Samantha a music student and aspiring singer/songwriter & lives with Ian her London based Boyfriend played by(Paul Nicholls} The movie starts of well & eazy but midway through it Samantha & Ian have a fall-out & thats where the wonderful part of the movie hits where a huge twist of fate occurs & the movie really takes of.

I wont go much into that but it's a great story.

Honestly, this by far is Jennifer Love Hewitt best work & i recommend it to all movie fans & Jennifer Love Hewitt fans will love it no doubt.

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